HOW ACQUIRED: Signed to a one-year loan with an option to buy on March 2, 2018.
Mutch is a talented box-to-box midfielder who likes to get forward, is full of energy and is in the prime of his career.
OUTSIDE MLS: Mutch has spent his entire career in the United Kingdom to date, including spells at Birmingham City FC, Watford FC, Cardiff City FC, Queens Park Rangers FC, and most recently Crystal Palace FC. In total, the central midfielder recorded 17 goals and added 26 assists in 206 matches in all competitions. He scored 10 goals in the English Football League Championship and seven in the English Premier League, including three against Liverpool FC and one against Chelsea FC. One of Mutch's most successful spells came at Cardiff City FC, where he helped the Welsh side lift the Championship title and qualify for the Premier League for the first time. He then went on to record seven goals and six assists in 35 Premier League appearances with Cardiff.